Take away the second quarter, and the visiting Rappahannock County High School football team all but played Hancock, Md., evenly. Hancock scored 27 unanswered points in the second quarter to defeat the Panthers, 34-0, Saturday […]
There is something magical about Camp Fantastic. It is a weeklong event that volunteers from Rappahannock County participate in once a year, as they have since 1983. The volunteers are led by Beverly Atkins, Linda […]
On Thursday, Sept. 9 the Washington Architectural Review Board (ARB) will meet at 7:30 p.m., in the Town Hall on Gay Street. Highlights from the agenda include: County of Rappahannock, by John McCarthy, replace previously […]
The Rappahannock County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant Friday, Sept. 3 at 3756 Sperryville Pike and then arrested Tessa Rose Adams, 29. Adams was charged with possession of a controlled substance and distribution of […]
The Rappahannock community is invited to attend an introduction to compassionate communication at Belle Meade School in Sperryville on Sunday, Sept. 19 from 3 to 6 p.m.
Lorinda Bosch and Terri Zweig will lead the session, which offers participants a chance to develop communication skills based on conscious recognition of needs and values. The workshop is in conjunction with a four-month instructional program called Cultivating Compassion, in which all Belle Meade School students and staff are participating. Before the school year began, Bosch and Zweig led Belle Meade staff in an eight-hour in-service training in the approach. […]
Targeting book dealers for its first big sale of donated used books, the Friends of the Rappahannock Library (FOL) also are offering county residents a chance to purchase an array of more than 500 valuable […]
for RCHS teams
Saturday, Sept. 4
6 p.m., varsity football at Hancock High School
Tuesday, Sept. 7
6 p.m., JV volleyball at Culpeper County High School
7:15 p.m., varsity volleyball at Culpeper County High School
Thursday, Sept. 9
4:30 p.m., Middle School volleyball hosts Mountain View Christian Academy
Friday, Sept. 10
7 p.m. varsity football home opener against St. John’s Front Royal […]
Middle Street Gallery artist Patricia Brennan will exhibit new hand-painted stained glass at the gallery from Friday (Sept. 3) through Sept. 26. Her works depicting botanical themes will be fitted onto light boxes, providing the sole source of light in a darkened room.
The exhibition is called “By the Grace of Light” to celebrate this unique form of illumination. “I’ve always wanted to create an environment that felt like you were surrounded by only color and light,” Brennan says. “And stained glass has such an uplifting effect, this show is meant to make you smile.” […]
Just how the United States can restore long-term, non-inflationary economic growth will be the subject of the First Friday at the Library program on Sept. 10.
Pat Choate, an economist, author and Rappahannock resident will speak on the subject for the series sponsored by the Rappahannock Association for Arts and the Community (RAAC) . […]
So many issues crowd the headlines and stories called news. There is an issue, abuse, which is just too awful to think about. Abuse comes in so many forms: physical, mental, verbal, control, but the […]
The Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Front Royal has announced its fall series of free Wednesday evening lectures, which runs from Oct. 6 through Nov. 3.
Lectures are held in the training center at SCBI, 1500 Remount Road, just south of Front Royal off U.S. 522. Seating is limited.
For more information, contact the SCBI education office at 540-635-6540. […]
First, fly to Buenos Aires. Then travel to the Argentinean city of Salta. Then head to the small town of Tartagal near the Bolivian border. Then board off-road vehicles for a 15-mile trip into the jungle.
That was the itinerary in early June for Gustavo Tisera, a Wakefield Country Day School Spanish teacher and soccer coach, and his wife, Viviana, and their daughter, Mari, as they led a group of students and parents from Wakefield. […]
These Rappahannock County home and land transfers were recorded in the Rappahannock County Circuit Court Clerk’s office between Aug. 20 and Aug. 26 : Hawthorne McCormick 102 LLC to Brian Murphy, $140,000, deed bargain sale, […]
Truck won; thanks to many Tom Barber of Richardsville (here with wife, Cindy) was the lucky winner of the 2010 Ford Ranger pickup truck given away Saturday night by the Flint Hill Fire Department at […]
Terrence Johnson believes that establishing a winning football program at Rappahannock County High School does not start with the size of a player or even the number of players on the roster. “No matter what, […]